Secrets of Life, Secrets of Death: Essays on Language, Gender, and Science
Professor of History and Philosophy of Science in the Program in Science Technology and Society Evelyn Fox Keller, Evelyn Fox Keller
Psychology Press, 1992 - Science - 195 pages
The essays included here represent Fox Keller's attempts to integrate the insights of feminist theory with those of her contemporaries in the history and philosophy of science.
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